Lightweight cross When we sing (or used to sing) ‘Tell me the old, old story’, we know that ‘story’ is shorthand for a narrative of what Jesus did for us on the cross, and why, and how it benefits us. Alec Motyer THE WONDROUS CROSSAtonement and penal substitution in the Bible and historyBy Stephen R. Holmes. Paternoster. 130 pages. £9.99ISBN 978-1-84227-541-2 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.